The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 75 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 30 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.52% 1.88% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.16% 11.16% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 8
Average salary £62,500 £52,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £83,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
WebSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
228 215 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.16% 16.86% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 186 156 172
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Essex

WebSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +10 15 £50,000 -31.03%
Colchester -6 12 £62,500 +56.25%
Harlow +4 1 £32,500 +22.64%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 45 (78.95%) Oracle
2 37 (64.91%) WebLogic
2 37 (64.91%) JBoss
3 36 (63.16%) Degree
4 34 (59.65%) E-Commerce
5 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
5 29 (50.88%) Java
5 29 (50.88%) PL/SQL
6 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
6 28 (49.12%) HTML
7 27 (47.37%) Ajax
7 27 (47.37%) Relational Database
8 26 (45.61%) Computer Science
8 26 (45.61%) J2EE
8 26 (45.61%) OOP
8 26 (45.61%) OO
8 26 (45.61%) CSS
8 26 (45.61%) RDBMS
9 25 (43.86%) Swing
9 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
10 22 (38.60%) Finance
11 18 (31.58%) Oracle Database
11 18 (31.58%) Open Source
12 15 (26.32%) TIBCO
12 15 (26.32%) Middleware
12 15 (26.32%) SOA
13 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (21.05%) SQL
15 10 (17.54%) GlassFish

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (64.91%) JBoss
1 37 (64.91%) WebLogic
2 10 (17.54%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.51%) Liferay
3 2 (3.51%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.75%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
2 27 (47.37%) Relational Database
3 26 (45.61%) RDBMS
4 18 (31.58%) Oracle Database
5 7 (12.28%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Maven
1 2 (3.51%) PROIV
2 1 (1.75%) Ant
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Gradle
2 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
2 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) Java Developer
3 26 (45.61%) Senior Developer
3 26 (45.61%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
4 19 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Agile Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 18 (31.58%) J2EE Programmer
5 18 (31.58%) Java Programmer
5 18 (31.58%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Programmer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior Agile Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior Java Programmer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 18 (31.58%) Senior Programmer
6 15 (26.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) HTML
2 27 (47.37%) Ajax
3 26 (45.61%) CSS
3 26 (45.61%) J2EE
4 25 (43.86%) Swing
5 15 (26.32%) Middleware
6 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.51%) JMS
6 2 (3.51%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) XML
6 2 (3.51%) XSL
7 1 (1.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) E-Commerce
2 26 (45.61%) OO
2 26 (45.61%) OOP
3 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
4 18 (31.58%) Open Source
5 15 (26.32%) SOA
6 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (14.04%) Project Management
9 5 (8.77%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (5.26%) Migration
11 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.51%) Change Control
11 2 (3.51%) Time Management
12 1 (1.75%) ITIL
12 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
12 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Java
1 29 (50.88%) PL/SQL
2 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) ABAP
4 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) Korn
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.75%) vCloud
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) Oracle
2 15 (26.32%) TIBCO
3 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) F5
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.75%) Software AG
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) webMethods